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St. Albans approves funding for 2nd police crisis worker

St. Albans approves funding for 2nd police crisis worker

Posted: Mar 14, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

St. Albans approves funding for 2nd police crisis worker Excerpts from article: ST. ALBANS — Voters approved funding for a second mental health crisis worker in the St. Albans Police Department Tuesday.  James Hughes, the Franklin County state’s attorney, also voted at City Hall and said he supported hiring a… Read More
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March is Social Work Month

March is Social Work Month

Posted: Mar 02, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

NCSS is proud of the care given by all of the social workers throughout the agency and those who are integrated into community partner organizations. We also realize that you’ve dealt with increased challenges since the onset of the pandemic. We want to thank you for everything that you do… Read More
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Suicide Prevention Across Vermont

Suicide Prevention Across Vermont

Posted: Mar 02, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

VTDigger is well positioned to work with Vermont Care Partners to promote the much needed services of its sixteen respective member agencies which, includes NCSS. They also understand how important it is for our elected officials to know how to support the needs of vulnerable Vermonters.    This thirteen week… Read More
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United Way launches Mental Health Initiative with community partners

United Way launches Mental Health Initiative with community partners

Posted: Mar 01, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

The United Way of Northwest Vermont (UWNWVT), in collaboration with community partners, has launched a new Mental Health Initiative to align existing mental health resources, identify gaps in the system of care, and create a shared agenda as we work together to improve timely access to appropriate mental health services… Read More
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Dragon Breaths, Rainbow Walks and Puppet Shows

Dragon Breaths, Rainbow Walks and Puppet Shows

Posted: Mar 01, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

VTDigger is well positioned to work with Vermont Care Partners to promote the much needed services of its sixteen respective member agencies which, includes NCSS. They also understand how important it is for our elected officials to know how to support the needs of vulnerable Vermonters.    This thirteen week… Read More
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St. Albans voters asked to fund 2nd police crisis worker

St. Albans voters asked to fund 2nd police crisis worker

Posted: Feb 22, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

Voters will be asked to approve and fund a second position.  This is a result of the embedded NCSS mental health clinician in the St. Albans Police Department (SAPD). Statements about and quotes from Sam Weber appear throughout the article.  The SAPD and NCSS community partnership working towards positive outcomes. Read More
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Vermont Comforts of Home- Alternative Care for Vermonters

Vermont Comforts of Home- Alternative Care for Vermonters

Posted: Feb 18, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

VTDigger is well positioned to work with Vermont Care Partners to promote the much needed services of its sixteen respective member agencies which, includes NCSS. They also understand how important it is for our elected officials to know how to support the needs of vulnerable Vermonters.    This thirteen week… Read More
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Intensive Outpatient Programs Work for Our Youth in Crisis

Intensive Outpatient Programs Work for Our Youth in Crisis

Posted: Feb 09, 2022 | Categories: Uncategorized

Crossroads Intensive Outpatient Program Offers a lifeline of hope and recovery for those in Mental Health Crisis  Excerpts from article: Johnny is 16 and has always been a bit of an anxious boy.  Sitting in the hospital emergency department, he was really anxious and desperate.  The doctor at the emergency… Read More
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